About Us

Advance Community Health is one of 42 Community Health Centers (also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers) in North Carolina. Community Health Centers are private, nonprofit, patient-governed, community-directed organizations that remove common barriers to care by serving communities whose residents have historically experienced financial, geographic, language, cultural, or other barriers to receiving care.

Our Mission

To deliver quality, compassionate primary health care – every patient, every time – in response to the needs of our communities.

Our Vision

We are a model of affordable health care and a trusted partner, building healthy communities, one patient at a time.

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Serving the Wake and Franklin County communities since 1972, Advance Community Health has been an anchor of quality, compassionate health care for more than 20,000 patients of all ages, backgrounds, and income levels.

Our community-based, patient-driven health centers provide a variety of services including primary care, pediatrics, dental care, nutrition education, behavioral health counseling, a 340B pharmacy, mobile health services, health care for the homeless programs, and so much more!

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Our History

We are proud of our rich history of serving the community for more than five decades!

Our Team

The advancement of our mission and vision can be attributed, in part, to the talent, diversity, and commitment of our leadership. The Executive Team and Board of Directors are devoted to continuously improving our operations, expanding services, and strengthening our footprint in the community.

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Our Affiliations